19th – 20th June 2017, Minneapolis (US)
The “Trans-Atlantic Symposium on ICT Technology and Policy – 5G Networks, Big Data, Internet of Things and Cyber-Physical Systems for a Smart Society”, organised by the European Commission-funded PICASSO project, hosted by the Technological Leadership Institute, University of Minnesota, and co-sponsored by additional EU and US organisations, will cover the spectrum from research assessments via commercialisation opportunities to policy issues in information and communication technologies (ICT) such as 5G networks, Big Data, and the Internet of Things (IoT)/cyber-physical systems (CPS).
In addition to PICASSO, session organisers include BILAT USA 4.0, Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, and Clean Energy Economy Minnesota.
Comprising a combination of plenary and parallel sessions, the symposium will set focus on impacts for a smart society and related industry sectors.
The event will also present “opportunity reports”, including prioritisation of R&D and application needs, and recommended areas for EU-US collaboration, that have recently been prepared by the PICASSO Expert Groups in IoT/CPS, 5G networks, Big Data and Policy.
For further information and for the registration please visit the event website.
1st of February 2017, CDTI/SOST Office, 62, Rue du Trône (7th floor) 1050 Brussels
We would like to kindly invite you to the 1st SEREN3 Training for stakeholders on PCP/PPI in Secure Societies. It will be organized on the 1st of Febraury 2017 in Brussels as an accompanying event to Security Mission Information & Innovation Group -SMI2G Conference 2017. The main objective of the training is to raise the awareness about PCP-PPI instruments in Security related calls (Secure societies & ICT) under Horizon 2020.
The main topics which will be addressed during the training are following:
PRESENTATION FROM THE TRAINING:
As in previous years, the Security Mission Information & Innovation Group (SMI2G) is organising a two-day event in Brussels to discuss on the upcoming 2017 Secure Societies calls of Horizon 2020. This brokerage event will provide a unique networking platform to stimulate innovative ideas and facilitate the creation of consortia. All Secure Societies topics will be represented.
This event will be held on Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd February 2017. This year the SMI2G is kindly hosted again by Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) in Brussels.
Don't miss out on this excellent opportunity to expand your network and find partners!
Presentations from the event are now available here.
31st January 2017 M.E.N.E.S.R. - Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 25 rue de la Montagne Ste-Geneviève 75005, Paris
The French NCP for Secure Societies, the Security Research NCP Network, , EDEN cluster, GIE Défense NBC, Enterprise Europe Network of Paris and Lyon are pleased to invite you to the brokerage event dedicated to the topic: SEC-05-DRS-2016-2017 "Chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) cluster" – part b) 2017 that will take place on 31st January 2017 in Paris
At this event, supported by the European Commission, you will have the opportunity to share with the participants an overview of your company products, services, and competencies in the CBRN area. You can also present your own proposal concepts. Then, you can meet representatives from SMEs and other organisations, in order to exchange ideas with the aim of paving the way for future cooperation.
Participation in the brokerage event is free of charge. However, registration is mandatory.
Please register online by 26 January 2017 at the following link: Registration
Seats will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis due to the limited capacity of the meeting room.